Michelle Obama talks mental health amid pandemic and racial injustice in new podcast

Zoë Saldana Apologizes for Playing Nina Simone in 2016 Biopic: 'I Know Better Today'. The actress, 42, who is Afro-Latinx of Dominican, Haitian and Puerto Rican descent, spoke to Pose creator Steven Canals about portraying the singer in an interview on Bese on Tuesday. Read more
Gov. Newsom Reappoints Tia Boatman Patterson to Lead Cal Housing Finance Agency. Last week, Gov. Newsom reappointed Tia Boatman Patterson executive director of the California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA), a role she has served in since 2014. Her nomination is now pending the State Senate’s approval.      Read more
Boosting immune system a potential treatment strategy for COVID-19
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to claim lives around the world, much research has focused on the immune system’s role in patients who become seriously ill.

We are Sounding the Alarm--A Call to Action: We are facing a Housing & Homeless Crisis in Sacramento!!!
 Once again, the Sacramento Area Black Caucus (SABC) and the Sacramento Poor People’s Campaign (Sac PPC) is sounding the alarm!! In March and April, we sounded the first alarm.

Calling all Elk Grove residents: SOL Project, Saving Our Legacy, African-Americans for Smoke-free Safe Places, is asking YOU to join us in a united front on tobacco control policies.

SOL is reaching out to people who live or work in Elk Grove to get their opinion on flavored smoking products here and on smoking definitions here.
QUICK LINKS to Updates on GRANT Funding for your Organization/Business
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Webinar on Aug 7th at 10 am
Small Business Majority's 30-minute California Policy Brief. Negotiations for another round of stimulus funding for small business owners and consumers have stalled in Congress.
What is California's "Plan B"? 

Apply now for the 2020 Young Women of Color Scholarship Competition
Thursday, August 13
Runyon Saltzman, Inc. (RSE) Now Hiring. RSE is a leading Sacramento-based full-service, integrated communications firm in mid-town (Mid-Town) is looking for an account coordinator or senior account coordinator to join our unique client service team. Read more
Legacy Home Loans is HIRING and assisting families with building wealth through homeownership. Legacy Home Loans is seeking to fill positions such as Underwriters, Loan Processors, Jr. Loan Officers, Loan Set-up Coordinators and Loan Closers.  Read more
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Supporting our Local Soul Food Restaurants
Just a reminder from THE HUB to support our local soul food restaurants in an around the Sacramento Region. Place your orders for delivery or curbside pick up.
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SUMMER 2020 Issue of THE HUB Magazine is now available online and will be distributed/mailed after July 22nd.

CLICK HERE to browse thru our 12th annual Black Men in Leadership special edition issue of THE HUB Magazine Summer 2020.